Areas of Interest & Expertise
Political Economy, Agrarian Change, Inequality
Nelson Mandela is a part of the Research Centre team.
He has a Master’s degree in Philosophy and a Master’s degree in Economics from University of Hyderabad, Telangana. He is pursuing his PhD in Economics from the same university. Nelson enjoys travelling, trekking and playing football. His family includes his parents and a younger brother.
Publications and Writings:
- Nelson Mandela, S., & Niyati, S. (2020). Structural Transformation and the New Rurality in Tamil Nadu. IASSI Quarterly: Contributions to Social Science, 39(3), 361 – 381.
- Nelson Mandela, S., & Yuvaraj, S. (2020). Situation Assessment Report from a Village in Tiruppur District, Tamil Nadu. In Vikas, R., Manish, K., and Jesim, P. (Eds.), India’s Villages during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Society for Social and Economic Research.
- Niyati, S., & Nelson Mandela, S. (2020). Travails of the ASHA Workers during the Covid-19 Pandemic. Review of Agrarian Studies, 10(1), 204 – 212.
- Nelson Mandela, S. (2018). Inequality in Rural Tamil Nadu between 1993 – 1994 and 2011 – 2012: A Class Analysis. Indian Journal of Human Development, 12(1), 109 – 117.